André Gide entry: Overview screen.
22 November 1869
AG, French writer, was born in Paris
27 February 1926
AG's Les faux-monnayeurs
appeared bearing the date of 1925: an anti-realist novel, in which a fictional character named Edouard keeps a journal detailing the progress of his own novel, also Les faux-monnayeurs
AG's Journal 1889-1939
was published in Paris
; this book became a French literary landmark.
19 February 1951
French writer AG died in Paris